Pride Toronto’s Youth Conference serves as an opportunity for 2SLGBTQ+ youth to gather, and be equipped with the knowledge and actionable that they can take back to their schools to create change. Focuses at this conference will be on self-care in leadership, imagining a Queer future and building an anti-Racist society.
An unboxing of various items available in our online vendor market. Watch Mango D’Licious reveal products and support our local 2SLGBTQ+ makers!
Kai Potts (he/him) is a Nakota Sioux Two-Spirit from the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation in Treaty 6. He is a passionate advocate for indigenous youth and whose work focuses on Two-Spirit resurgence, mental health, and IndigiQueer identity. Join Kai Potts while they do his makeup and speak on their Two-Spirit identity.
Pride Toronto’s Black Queer and Trans Excellence podcast is a space to honour and celebrate the Black experience through the lens of Toronto’s 2SLGBTQ+ Black community with honest conversations and embracingBlack joy. Our podcast host, celebrity choreographer; Hollywood Jade, sits down with an extra special guest for this live recording
Meet AK, the founder of Free To Move, a passionate queer and non-binary entrepreneur, speaker and chronic illness advocate. AK is a certified personal trainer and fitness coach, with a passion for inclusive movement.
Show off your queer trivia knowledge about all thing international having to do with queer culture and Pride. We have lots of fun questions about Pride celebrations around the world as well as some cool fun nuggest of history and current trivia
Black Solidarity: A Transnational Conversation on Unity and Decolonization explores themes of Black North-South solidarity in relation to advocacy and Pride programming. Panelists will speak to the dynamics and implications of human rights solidarity.
Moderated by: Hollywood Jade, host of Pride Toronto’s Black Queer and Trans excellence podcast.
Panelists Include: David Nnanna Ikpo (Pride Afrique, Nigeria), Maria Fontenelle (founding member of 758 Pride Saint Lucia), Joëlle Sambi Nzeba (Co-Chair of EuroCentralAsian Lesbian Community) and Carlos Idibouo (Fierté Afrique Francophone)
Your host Sydanie steps into the studio with some of Toronto’s hottest collectives. Learn their back story in an interview style show followed by a performance where they show you what they do best.
X. Sly Sarkisova, MSW, is a Toronto based queer and non binary trans-identified psychotherapist. Sly brings a deeply structural, pro-survivor lens to his work with people. Currently in his private practice, Sly provides consultation, training and clinical supervision on trauma informed integrative psychotherapy to organizations and individuals. Communities needing support related to relationships, identity, poly, kink, sex work, addictions, mental health and trauma related concerns see him for psychotherapy.
A celebration of 2Spirit peoples and their incredible contributions to the 2SLGBTQ+ community. Join us as we collaborate with Thirst Nation for a celebration by and for 2Spirit community members. Thirst Nation is an Indigiqueer & 2-Spirit Variety show produced by Weird Alice & Tygr Willy. Thirst Nation highlights Indigenous community members across Turtle Island and around the globe with both performances and interviews.
A passion driven Chef with a love for all things food. Camellia is the Executive chef and owner of DVOURR offering classes, workshops and private catering. Follow along to create this Guyanese-Trini inspired pairing!
Yalla Barra- Words that for many middle easterners means two things. "GET OUT". These words speak true to the lived experiences of many Middle Eastern folks and also for living your best life. This year, we have KeroPatra whos coming back with some new looks and music. KeroPatra is a gender queer drag performer and activist for people living with HIV. We also have the incredibly talented Faith (Mona Mousa) who will read something that speak true to the experiences of many Middle Eastern Folks and their journey in finding their identities within the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. We will also have Lebanese/Canadian artist el Hashem, who debuted his first release in late 2020, with a combo set of an Arabic and English cover songs. More cover and original songs are dropping throughout 2021, and wrapping up the year will be the anticipated double album “zakerat | memories”. With a cool mix of eastern and western sound and energy, el Hashem is fast gaining praise from industry watchers and music fans. Finally we will have DJ Louay, who's been the resident DJ for Middle eastern nights since the beginning. Bringing arabic pop and house music together that will have us dancing and wanting more. Come join us on this journey of middle eastern love and resiliency.
Toronto’s burlesque community is a shimmering and tassel twirling world of talented performers. Tune in to watch this vibrant lineup of entertainers show us what the burlesque scene is all about.
Bitchcraft is a party series for the bad bitches and brujas, the witchy and unholy. Featuring DJs, burlesque, and drag performers.
Celebrating the 80’s with DJ Donovan taking us on a musical journey. A host of A-list 2SLGBTQ+ performers ready to entertain and take us BACK TO THE 80’s for our festival weekend kick off.
Sober and Proud! Join us as we celebrate milestones in sobriety, honor our community and create safer space for sober 2SLGBTQ+ community members. There is beauty in sobriety!
Biphoria! A Celebration of Beautiful Attractions" is an hour-long virtual event in celebration of our beautiful bi+ community. Join us for an eclectic mix of performances as we toast to everyone who “likes the wine, not the label”.
Toronto has an incredible scene of 2SLGBT2Q+ vocalists, musicians and performers. In this one hour much music video style production we showcase some of Toronto’s top live talent.
Lavender is a staple party in Toronto's village for LGBTQ+ women and people of all marginalized genders, voted Silver in NOW'S 2020 Readers Choice Awards for "Best Online Party Series".
Strapped is Toronto’s sexiest queer party. To celebrate pride this year we are going back to reminisce on the good times and everything that has carried us through 2020. Strapped Presents “Flashback”.
NHTV contains premium asian material, strong language and sex positive content which may be suitable if you aren’t queerphobic or a racist. We are here to spread Queer Asian Love!